Architecture / New York

A Gorgeous Art Deco Terminal is Hidden in Newark Airport

Is it possible to have an architecturally significant airport terminal, literally hidden in plain sight? It is, if it’s been picked up and moved a half mile, its original entrance tucked into an internal courtyard, and is forgotten by the public. Such is the understatedly epic story of Building 1, an Art Deco beauty built …

Architecture / Featured

The NYC That Never Was: Midtown’s Dream Rooftop Airport

Rendering by iProspect. NYC’s “Dream Airport” would “bring air service right into the heart of New York City and eliminate the necessity of limousine travel to and from existing airports,” LIFE reported in 1946. 

Delta Airlines has a new rooftop lounge at JFK, but there could have been an entire rooftop airport in midtown Manhattan had one …